Apple's seven-for-one stock split went into effect Monday, making shares of the tech giant trade at around $94, significantly down from Friday's closing of $645.57. Investor Sandra Samuels, 74, of Winston, North Carolina, bought 300 shares Monday, which was on top of the 700 she already owned (she had 100 shares before the split). "Everyone in my family owns at least one Apple thing," she said. "Warren Buffett says buy what you own." read more
Doug Fine, author of Hemp Bound, lays out the future for our world and for us.
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18-year-old Miriam Weeks has been the talk-of-the-town, internet and talk show circuit since she first came out as Duke Porn star, Belle Knox in January. Ever since then, she's been doing her best to pursue her studies as a college student, granted, while running her little side business. She's also been studiously avoiding interviews. But Rolling Stone's Alex Morris landed one finally and his feature entitled "The Blue Devil in Miss Knox" hits newstands Friday. Here's a preview of the top five most shocking revelations from that interview:
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